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  1. '80 years strong': Canadian music legend Gordon Lightfoot celebrates milestone birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... took Lightfoot's composition "For Lovin' Me" into the U.S. top-30. Happy 80th Birthday to Canadian legend, Gordon Lightfoot! You don't have to read his mind to know what a tale his thoughts can tell, just listen to his music. https://t.co/FDNK8gCbY6 ...

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  2. Gordon Lightfoot turns 80 playing 80th gig of 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Whitecourt Star

    Gordon Lightfoot on Friday November 16, 2018, in Oshawa. He turns 80 on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. 1 comment

  3. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | HeraldNet

    ... birthdays: Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., is 84. Rock musician Gerry McGee (The Ventures) is 81. Singer Gordon Lightfoot is 80. Singer-songwriter Bob Gaudio is 77. Movie director Martin Scorsese is 76. Thought for today: "Since others have to tolerate ...

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  4. This day in historyRead the original story

    Saturday | Boston.com

    Birthdays: Senator James Inhofe, R-Okla., is 84. Rock musician Gerry McGee is 81. Singer Gordon Lightfoot is 80. Singer-songwriter Bob Gaudio is 77. Movie director Martin Scorsese is 76. Actress Lauren Hutton is 75. Actor-director Danny DeVito is 74. ''Saturday Night Live'' producer Lorne Michaels is 74. Baseball Hall of Famer Tom Seaver is 74. Movie director Roland Joffe is 73. Former Democratic National Chairman Howard Dean is 70. Former House Speaker John Boehner is 69. Actor Stephen Root is 67. Rock musician Jim Babjak is 61. Actress Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio is 60. Actor William Moses is 59. Entertainer RuPaul is 58. Actor Dylan Walsh is 55. Former National Security Adviser Susan Rice is 54. Actress Sophie Marceau is 52. Actress-model Daisy Fuentes is 52. Blues singer/musician Tab Benoit is 51. Rhythm-and-blues singer Ronnie DeVoe is 51. Rock musician Ben Wilson is 51. Actor David ... (more)

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  5. Gordon Lightfoot, Canada's folk laureate, turns 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    As Gordon Lightfoot returns to his hometown for a special concert on his 80th birthday, we examine the ties between his roots and his music. This Nov. 17th marks Gordon Lightfoot's 80th birthday, and the singer-songwriter has chosen to celebrate the milestone by giving a gift to his hometown.

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  6. The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald - 1975Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | PennLive.com

    ... Great Lakes. And admit it, by now you are humming "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" by singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot. The song appeared on his 1976 "Summertime Dream" album and later was released as a single.

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  7. Ingrid James: Colours Of Your Love: Wild Silk Strings ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | All About Jazz

    ... songs (mostly co-written by James and Denson) alongside cover versions, mixing easy-listening hits (Gordon Lightfoot's "If You Could Read My Mind," Supertramp's "The Logical Song") with French classical music (Erik Satie's "Gnosienne No. 1"). It's a ...

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  8. Food trucks, festivals, fun: 18 things to do on Staten Island this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | SILive.com

    ... this esteemed singer-songwriter resides with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats. Gordon Lightfoot will perform at the St. George Theatre Friday, Nov. 2. His song catalog is vast and includes such immortals as "Early Morning ...

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  9. Last chance to see Liona?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | The Recorder & Times

    ... her 1975 debut performance at Carnegie Hall. Along with her solo career, she has toured with and opened for Gordon Lightfoot, and taken part in musical collaborations with a diverse range of artists including Chet Atkins, Canadian Brass, Eric ...

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  10. Elder Music: SomethingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | Time Goes By

    ... In the period between his writing songs that became hits for other people, and becoming a success himself, GORDON LIGHTFOOT recorded a number of albums that are really interesting. Probably the best of these was "Did She Mention My Name" where he ...

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  11. Elder Music: SomethingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Time Goes By

    ... In the period between his writing songs that became hits for other people, and becoming a success himself, GORDON LIGHTFOOT recorded a number of albums that are really interesting. Probably the best of these was "Did She Mention My Name" where he ...

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  12. Music Reviews: Strands of Bluegrass from Hot Rize, Kenny and Amanda...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... There are driving toe-tappers, like "Every Pilgrim Needs a Highway" with its effervescent mandolin solo and Gordon Lightfoot's "Wherefore and Why." These mingle sweetly with pop-country baubles like "Reaching Out" and "You Know That I Would" and ...

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  13. Rogue Folk Club: Irish MythenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2018 | EntertainmentVancouver.com

    ... vote, the three most requested artists to return to Mariposa Folk Festival have been 1) Joni Mitchell 2) Gordon Lightfoot and 3) Irish Mythen." - Mike Hill, AD Mariposa Folk Festival Tickets for $24 / $20 members Available online at ...

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  14. What a Time to Be Alive! Drake Shows Off Views of His Toronto...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the upscale Bridle Path area of Toronto, where he'll be neighbors with another celebrated Canadian singer, Gordon Lightfoot . Based on the images of Drake's mansion that we've seen, it looks like a rapper's version of Versailles. But as they used to ...

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  15. Gordon Lightfoot Comes To The Brown TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Gordon Lightfoot will come to the Brown Theatre Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $49.50. Kentucky Center members can call the member hotline at 566-5144.

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  16. What a Time to Be Alive! Drake Shows Off Views of His Toronto...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2018 | SFGate

    ... the upscale Bridle Path area of Toronto, where he'll be neighbors with another celebrated Canadian singer, Gordon Lightfoot . Based on the images of Drake's mansion that we've seen, it looks like a rapper's version of Versailles. But as they used to ...

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  17. A night of Irish music at Pocklington Arts CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    ... location. It is an experience that, in recent years, has earned her spots performing alongside Rod Stewart, Gordon Lightfoot, and Lucinda Williams and billings on major festival stages around the world. PAC director Janet Farmer said: "I have had ...

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  18. Country singer Sara Evans coming to Penn's Peak; Gordon Lightfoot also to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | The Morning Call

    ... same name, will perform at the venue at 8 p.m. Dec. 1. Tickets are $29 and $34 for reserved seating. And Gordon Lightfoot, who in a recording career of more than 55 years has had six Top 10 hits, will perform at 8 p.m. Nov. 1. Tickets are $42 and ...

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  19. Pavlo Live in KastoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | KUAT-TV Tucson

    ... hits, including "Cafe Kastoria" and "Santorini Sunset" as well as loved classics "Never On Sunday", Gordon Lightfoot's "If You Could Read My Mind", "Zorba" and "Acropolis Adieu." Pavlo is joined on the stage by guest stars G. Pinto and Remigio ...

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  20. Hennepin Theatre Trust Presents Gordon Lightfoot In ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Five-time Grammy-Award nominated musician and singer/songwriter, Gordon Lightfoot , returns to Minneapolis as part of the BMO Harris Bank Living Legends series at the historic State Theatre on Tuesday, Sept. 18 at 7:30 p.m. The evening of classic hits includes "If You Could Read My Mind," "Carefree Highway," "Sundown", as well as deep cuts for lifelong fans.

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